As expected, Google officially took the wraps off its Android 4.3 upgrade, highlighted by the introduction of user profiles, Bluetooth enhancements, gaming improvements and new content-protection technologies. The launch of the new operating system coincided with the launch of Google's new Nexus 7 Android tablet, which the company said will be powered by Android 4.3 and will go on sale in the coming weeks across a number of countries.
Big-box retailer Best Buy has posted product listings for the new Google Nexus 7 tablet hours prior to a media event where the search giant is expected to unveil the device. The Best Buy listing also confirms the device will run Android version 4.3, which Google is also expected to officially announce.
Google will introduce the next iteration of its Android mobile operating system as well as an updated version of its Nexus 7 tablet at a media event slated for July 24, multiple media reports indicate.
Google is pushing its Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean software update to Nexus-branded devices including Samsung Electronics' Galaxy Nexus and Nexus 10.
Google has made it official--its Chrome browser now runs on mobile platforms.
You need to actually decide what it is that you need a tablet for. Do you have a mobile sales or service force? Do you have a lot of meetings in diverse locations inside the company or out? Do you spend a lot of time in the field or travel a lot? What applications and what level of security do you need?